South Point, OH crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2019 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2020 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more about Scout's Crime Data

With a crime rate for both violent and property crime combined of 10 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in South Point is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 60% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in South Point is one in 101. Compared to communities within Ohio, South Point‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 51% of the state's cities and towns.

How does the crime rate in South Point compare to similar sized communities across America? When NeighborhoodScout compared South Point with other communities its size, we found that the crime rate was near the average for all other communities of similar size. So, whether South Point's crime rate is high or low compared to all places in the US, when we control for population size and compare it to places that are similar in size, it is near the middle of the pack in crime rate; not much more or less dangerous, and about what we would expect from the statistics.

Now let us turn to take a look at how South Point does for violent crimes specifically, and then how it does for property crimes. This is important because the overall crime rate can be further illuminated by understanding if violent crime or property crimes (or both) are the major contributors to the general rate of crime in South Point.

For South Point, NeighborhoodScout found that the violent crime rate is well below the national average for all communities of all population sizes. Violent crimes such as assault, rape, murder and armed robbery happen less often in South Point than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1920, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in South Point; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 9 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

South Point Crime Data

 

Crime Index

60

(100 is safest)


Safer than 60% of U.S. Cities

South Point Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

2

36

38

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.52

9.38

9.90

Violent Crime

Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

20 15 10 5 0
0.52
2.93
National Median: 4
    South Point
    Ohio

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,920

in South Point

1 in 341

in Ohio

South Point VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 3,839
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 328,239,523
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 16,425 139,815 267,988 821,182
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.43 0.82 2.50

Property Crime

Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

100 75 50 25 0
9.38
20.56
National Median: 21
    South Point
    Ohio

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 107

in South Point

1 in 49

in Ohio

South Point Property CRIMES

Population: 3,839
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 328,239,523
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,117,696 5,086,096 721,885
Rate per 1,000 3.41 15.50 2.20

South Point Crimes Per Square Mile

200 150 100 50 0
12
27
National Median: 28.3
    South Point
    Ohio